CNET Expert Help: How to build a supercomputer at homeJun 14, 1999, 16:19 (19 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Harish Pillay)
"Finally, the promise of supercomputing is now available to the average PC user. Using Linux and commodity hardware, one can construct and deploy supercomputer-class computing at a very competitive cost, and with no sacrifice in functionality.
"Why would you want to have a supercomputer? This is an question that would generally invoke the same reply as was given by Sir Edmund Hillary on why he climbed Mt. Everest--"because it is there".
"Although in this case, a more apt answer would be "because I can now have one".